Munnar, the mist shrouded hill station in Kerala is not only renowned for its breathtaking pristine natural beauty but also for its salubrious climate. Located in Western Ghats, Munnar was discovered by British and turned into summer resort. Seeking the invigorating and gentle touch that only Munnar offers, now millions horde to it. Munnar, for its chill and other bounties nature has blessed it with, is a favorite spot of honeymooners.
Munnar got its name from the fact that it is situated near the confluence of three rivers – Madupetti, Nallathanni and Kundala. This gorgeous paradise stands at about one thousand and six hundred meters above sea level. Attracted by its verdant landscape, rolling hills, manicured tea gardens, exotic flora and fauna, serene lakes, gushing brooks, cascading waterfalls and other tourist sites – there is a steady flow of tourists to Munnar.
Catering to this inflow of tourists many hotels and resorts have come up in Munnar. Munnar hotels provide high class accommodation facilities. In addition to that staff with all warmth and hospitality gives high quality service with a smile. Visitor’s book of hotels in munnar is full of lavish praises showered on the quality of service, by guests.
Hotels in Munnar provide a wide variety of menu from Chinese to Continental. Apart from spacious rooms with modern décor they offer hot and cold water running round the clock, Banquet hall, conference hall, meeting hall, amenities for indoor and outdoor games, Doctors on call, twenty four hours security, spacious parking facilities and travel desk services.
Some hotels offer Ayurvedic treatment centers and yoga centers as part of their amenities. The holistic approach to health that ayurveda and yoga offers and the salubrious climate can jointly work wonders for guests.
Aiming to cater to different segments of tourists on economic spectrum there are budget hotels available in Munnar.
Most of the hotels in munnar also cater to business needs renting out amenities for Business conferences, meetings and training programmes. The breathtaking landscape along with the cozy climate will definitely influence the creativity of participants to buzz.
Marked by vast expanses of tea plantations, colonial bungalows, rivulets, waterfalls and cool weather, Munnar is an ideal destination for trekking and mountain biking. Places to Visit in Munnar are Eravikulam National park, Anamudi Peak, Mattupetty, Pallivasal, Chinnakanal, Anayirangal, Rajamalai, Echo Point, Top station, Tea Museum etc.
About twelve kilometers away from Munnar, Eravikulam National Park is home to largest sustainable population of Nilgiri Tahrs, an endangered species. It also houses a large number of rare species of butterflies, animals and birds. A remarkable place for trekking, the park offers fascinating views of manicured tea gardens and rolling hills blanketed by mist.
Situated thirteen kilometers from Munnar and with a height of two thousand six hundred and ninety five meters, Anamudi is the highest mountain of Kerala.
Mattupetty is another place of interest situated at one thousand seven hundred meters above sea level. It has storage dam made of stone and a lake. Boat rides can be had in the lake relishing the surrounding hills and landscape. There is also a diary farm of high yielding breeds of cows run by Indo-Swiss Livestock project.
Pallivasal is the venue of first hydro electric project in Kerala. It is a place of beautiful scenery and a favorite picnic spot.
Arvind Kumar has deep interest in writing informative Blogs on Travel and tourism India. He has authored may books on tour guide Resorts in Munnar and Munnar Travel Guide . Find more Information to visit at http://www.munnarhotelsresorts.org/.
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